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  • West American Insurance Co. v. Yorkville National Bank


  • JUSTICE BURKE delivered the judgment of the court, with opinion. Chief Justice Fitzgerald and Justices Thomas, Kilbride, Garman, and Karmeier concurred in the judgment and opinion. Justice Freeman dissented, with opinion. Yorkville National Bank has a branch in Ottawa. In 2000, events there resulted in the September 24, 2001, filing of a Will County defamation suit against the bank and its vice president. Trial was scheduled for the spring of 2004, but the case was settled that summer for $1.75 million.

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Volume or Year: 2010
Number or Issue: September 23

Date Created: 09 23 2010
Date Last Modified: 09 23 2010

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